Homilies from Bishop Olmsted

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Comforted by the Lord

Following is the prepared text from Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted’s homily for the Mass of Healing and Reconciliation for Survivors of Abuse and their Families December 11, 2018 “Comfort, give comfort to my people... Speak tenderly to Jerusalem and proclaim to her that her…guilt is expiated.”

By |2018-12-12T10:18:06+00:00December 12th, 2018|Homilies from Bishop Olmsted|Comments Off on Comforted by the Lord

What God Has Joined

Following is the prepared text from Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted’s homily for the 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time. October 7, 2018 …a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife and the two shall become one flesh...Therefore what God has joined together, no human being must separate. Mark 10:2ff These words [...]

By |2018-10-09T11:54:01+00:00October 9th, 2018|Homilies from Bishop Olmsted|Comments Off on What God Has Joined

Humanae Vitae: Trust the Truth

Humanae Vitae: Trust the Truth Following is the prepared text from Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted’s talk to U.S. Diocesan Pro-Life, Marriage and Family Directors: July 30, 2018 Arthur Schopenhauer once wrote, “All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as self-evident.” True enough. We can [...]

By |2018-10-09T11:51:08+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Homilies from Bishop Olmsted|Comments Off on Humanae Vitae: Trust the Truth